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Tacitus Born c. 56 AD Died c. 120 AD (aged c. 64)Occupation: Senator, consul, governor, historian

CANARD--a false or unfounded report or story; especially : a fabricated report. That& how Merriam Dictionary defines the term and it certainly seems to be a dandy word to describe the claim that Russia interfered in the 2016 Presidential election.

Bust of Philip I, on display at his birth site in Syria.  Picture compliments of…

Bust of Philip I, on display at his birth site in Syria. Picture compliments of…

A statue of Lucius Verus, who ruled ancient Rome alongside his more famous adopted brother Marcus Aurelius, was recently recovered among a cache of looted artifacts, Italian officials say.  Investigators found the intricately carved marble head in a boathouse near Rome, saying the find was particularly significant because Lucius was reluctant to pose for official portraits. Only four other depictions of Lucius are known to exist, experts said.

A statue of Lucius Verus, who ruled ancient Rome alongside his more famous adopted brother Marcus Aurelius, was recently recovered among a cache of looted artifacts.

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African Culture, Emperor, Roman

Antonino Pío

historyfilia: “ Antoninus Pius AD 138 - 161 (born AD 86 - died The rise of T. Aurelius Fulvus Boionius Arrius Antoninus, simply known as Antoninus Pius, could be considered an unlikely yet fortunate turn of events. His reign, though far from.

https://flic.kr/p/GL2edk | Otho | Musée du Louvre. Inv. MA 1215 J. J. Bernoulli, Römische Ikonographie II, 2 (1891) 10 Nr. 3 H. Jucker, SchwMüBl 41/42, 1961/62, 345 Anm. 75

this reminds me of my brother when I was a child. a sadistic tyrant with way too much power

https://flic.kr/p/GZ1xnc | Head of a Togate Statue of the Roman Emperor Diocletian from Asia Minor 295-300 CE | Object on loan from the J. Paul Getty Villa Museum in Malibu, California. Photographed at the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois.

Object on loan from the J. Paul Getty Villa Museum in Malibu, California. Photographed at the Art Institute of Chicago Chicago, Illinois.